Papers of Aline Hucks

Scope and Content

Letters, 1937-1966; photocopy diary, 1942-1943.

Administrative / Biographical History

Aline Hucks was the wife of Geoffrey Hucks (whom she married in 1937), administrator in Tanganyika,1931-1960, and Electoral Commissioner in British Guiana, 1963-1964, andMauritius, 1966. She worked periodically for the Education Department, and for a brief period was headmistress of an Indian schoolin Tanganyika.

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Collection level description created by Paul Davidson, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 589 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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